A tragic accident in Łagiewniki (Lower Silesia Province). The 19-year-old Audi passenger was under the influence of alcohol. He lost control of the car and ran into a tree. He himself was taken to the hospital, the passenger – also 19-year-old – could not be saved.
The report about the accident in Łagiewniki (Lower Silesia) reached the services on Sunday morning, around 3.30 am. – The incident happened on the national road number 8. According to preliminary findings, the 19-year-old Audi driver lost control of the vehicle and hit a road tree. Apart from him, there was also a 19-year-old passenger in the vehicle, informed Monika Kaleta from the press office of the Lower Silesian police.
The police and the fire brigade appeared on the spot.
The driver in the hospital, the passenger is dead
– The hitting the tree was from the passenger side. Therefore, immediately after securing the scene, we took care of removing the person who was stuck in the car. After her release, we handed over the passenger to the ambulance crew – handed over to St. Cpt. Sławomir Dudziński, press officer of the District Fire Service in Dzierżonowo.
According to the police, the 19-year-old passenger could not be saved. The injured driver was taken to hospital. – We now know that the Audi driver was under the influence of alcohol. An investigation will be launched in this case. It will probably concern an accident with a fatal outcome, but of course the prosecutor will decide about it – Kaleta added.
Until 7 o’clock, the section of the national road number 8 in Łagiewniki was blocked. Currently, there are no obstacles on the site.
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